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why is the spelling incorrect?

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Re: why is the spelling incorrect?

Posted: 21 Jul 2013 3:19PM GMT
Classification: Query
Surnames: Cole, Roberts, Warren
You will find lots of different spellings in Genealogy. People back then didn't always have the opportunity to go to school. Words were spelled the way they sounded. It looks like this is the case for this stone. I am researching the Cole family. I have seen it spelled Coal, Coale, Kohl etc
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jbochar 20 Feb 2013 12:53AM GMT 
jasche 20 Feb 2013 12:53PM GMT 
barbnor2 21 Jul 2013 9:19PM GMT 
raconteur27 18 Aug 2013 3:24PM GMT 
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